BERGEN magazine - April 2018

Restaurant Review: Seak

The only thing to top the riverfront view at this new Edgewater hot spot is the Thai-Vietnamese fare.


Whether it’s at an art gala or a fundraiser, Bergenites show support for their friends and neighbors.

Spring Fling

With garden-fresh ingredients like basil and berries, this palate pleasing cocktail is always in season.

Destination: Design

Five Bergen interior designers disclose the faraway places that have inspired them—and why.

Brightening Up

The house felt heavy, but an inspired renovation breathed new light into the interior and proved that, with good design, you really can defy gravity.

Let There Be Light

When a small, dark Edgewater kitchen was in desperate need of a facelift, a Wyckoff designer devised some bright solutions.

The Big Six

A Ho-Ho-Kus architect gives a small 1941 home a modern spaciousness and flow without losing its coziness.

Shine On!

No matter how you style it, a little sparkle can go a long way.

Flower Power

Spring into the season with these beautiful blossoms—no April showers needed.

Nice Threads

With lots of colorful embroidery, each of these items is a work of art.

In Bloom

April showers are said to bring May flowers, but this month has its own fair share of blooms and blossoms. Check out the plants and flowering trees in these Bergen gardens— perhaps you’ll find inspiration for your home.

Spin City X 2

What’s old is new again, and spinning records is the way to listen your music. So break out your best vinyl because Record Store Day, April 21, is quickly approaching! Music on vinyl has made a comeback over the past few years, but don’t fret if you’re still lagging behind the reborn musical trend. Two longtime local record store owners are here to give us the lowdown on their favorite records, the music business and more.